WORK ON YOUR BUSINESS
VS. IN YOUR BUSINESS
All business regardless of size have five organizations that need to operate effective, efficiently, and smooth to make a business work.
The five are:
Once your business has the five areas defined, developed and implementation occurring next is to ensure the processes that make those areas work is delivering the results you need. Processes should run 80% of your business. Doing this sets standard of quality of delivery and provides the owner Control.
All businesses need good people. If a business has a strong Model/Methodology and Processes, then the people needed are those who follow the processes and continue to improve those processes so quality, and control are delivered and improved.
Businesses lastly need to determine which tools, software, phone systems, CRMs etc. are needed once they have defined processes. Many business owners make a fatal mistake by taking implementing a tool will determine the process (a fatal flaw).